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Project by Thermaloy_Jnr posted 10-12-2014 08:02 PM 705 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not a project I ever wanted to do.

My Grandmother passed away recently and rather than the stock urn, I felt it only right that I make her resting place until she is scattered.

I only hope she likes it, otherwise I may get haunted!!

It was a cathartic process and unlike some other turnings, this one went without a hitch, not going to read anything into it but it went very smoothly.

Turned in sycamore with wire burn lines and 2 beads done with the skew.

-- Thermaloy_Jnr

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 10-12-2014 09:05 PM

Sorry to hear about your grandmother. Nice urn you made for her. You did her proud!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 10-12-2014 11:13 PM

Sorry for your loss, but I’m sure your grandmother loves this urn, a project steeped in love. Very nice skew work, great detail in the beads.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#3 posted 10-13-2014 12:31 AM

My condolences on the loss of your grandmother, and congratulations on crafting a fine tribute to her memory.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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